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PGE tests biofuel options for Boardman coal plant

Portland General Electric is testing giant cane, among other biomass sources, to replace coal at the Boardman Power Plant.

DEQ coal hearing to draw hundreds of opponents

Opponents of a proposed Columbia River coal export terminal expect several hundred people to protest during permit hearings before the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality.

Adidas to produce Fiesta Bowl shirts for Oregon Ducks

Adidas will supply Fiesta Bowl fan T-shirts for the Oregon Ducks, usually associated with Nike.

RV Corral expands again

Eugene's largest recreational vehicle dealer RV Corral is increasing its land holdings by 70%.

Oregon Zoo elephant calf to stay

Oregon Zoo officials insist that the Asian elephant recently born there will stay in Portland.

Lake Oswego introduces mobile water purifier

Lake Oswego got a new mobile water purification unit that can produced 30,000 gallons of water each day in an emergency.

Genetically modified salmon may not make it

A company that makes genetically modified salmon that grows twice as fast as normal may not be able to stay afloat.